Issue No. 11, Fall 2014

Excess Power by Blake HurtExcess Power, ink on canvas, 21×28,” 2014


Machinery and tools continue to trigger the imagination of Virginia artist Blake Hurt.


Ann Robinson pens a soul-stirring ode to rocker Stevie Nicks.


Writer Laurie Billman spins a short story that covers race, culture and social class. Her subjects: the colorful women who work in an Alaskan salmon factory.


Judy Longley recalls magical childhood influences that inspired her to write and takes time to answer questions for an exclusive interview.


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